> Hi !
> I have just installed Solaris x86 2.6. The name of this maschine
> is "daggy" and domain "banich.de" - only for my local network at
> (1) I have a notebook running Win95 and want to get my data there
> to the Solaris computer using ftp:
> How do I have to configure the Solaris to do so ?
> I have just added the IP address (e.g. 22.214.171.124 - I
> know, not an allowed one, but it is for my home purpose
> only : any suggestions for a better one !? :-) ) to
how about using 192.168.x.x (non-routeable internet test ip address
Quote:> /etc/hosts: 126.96.36.199 daggy localhost
/etc/hosts should look like
192.168.0.10 daggy daggy.banich.de loghost
and any other TCP/IP and hostname information for other machines on your
192.168.0.11 beerstein beerstein.banich.de
Quote:> and the file /etc/defaultdomain: branich.de
file /etc/defaultdomain is used for NIS+. Delete this file, you are not
> When I do a ping 127.0.0.1: it says "localhost alive"
> a ping 188.8.131.52 follows:
> "ICMP from localhost (127.0.0.1) to daggy (184.108.40.206)
> network not reachable ..."
> ifconfig -a : lo0 127.0.0.1 (localhost) up, ...etc.
> What else is to do ?
/etc/hostname.xxx0 (xxx is the abbreviation for type of ethernet
interface- for example .le0 for lance ethernet default SPARC machines
-10 base T) should have the name of the the machine name in it (daggy
> (2) It would be nice, if there is anywone, who can help me to
> set up my dialup (modem) internet connection from solaris to
> my university. I have seen, that there are several ppp-tools
> or daemons who can do this: but I dont know HOW :-(
http://www.enteract.com/~lspitz/armoring.html - firewall info
that should get you going.
> Branichstr. 50 phone: +49 172 6224641
> 69198 Schriesheim
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Hope that helps,
UNIX Network Engineer
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